National parks cope with climate change

Posted by Christine, November 9, 2010

No glaciers at Glacier, no Joshua trees at Joshua Tree. These are part of the long-range forecast for the national parks.

Craig Miller blogs at KQED’s Climate Watch in response to a report issued last week by the Rocky Mountain Climate Organization and the Natural Resources Defense Council, http://www.rockymountainclimate.org/programs_11.htm, which starts, “Human-caused climate disruption could make Yosemite National Park hotter this century than Sacramento has been.”

http://blogs.kqed.org/climatewatch/2010/11/01/national-parks-wrestle-with-warming/